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A Breath of the Wild Link Figure By MediCom Releases In December

By Casey . April 24, 2017 . 9:30am

The figure will stand at a little above 300mm and comes with a sword, shield, as well as a bow complete with arrows.

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Splatoon’s Previously Japan-Exclusive Manga Is Headed Westward Near The End Of The Year

By Casey . April 23, 2017 . 3:30pm

Viz Media has announced on their official Twitter account that the previously-Japan exclusive based on Nintendo’s popular shooter will be getting a localization.

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This Week In Sales: Monster Hunter XX And Nintendo Switch Continue Leading The Way

By Sato . April 19, 2017 . 10:15am

Last week, Japan had another calm week for video game software releases, where they saw the launch of a more affordable Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 as well as Entergram’s PS Vita port for the visual novel Rep Kiss.

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Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment Is Headed To The Wii U In North America This Friday

By Casey . April 19, 2017 . 8:00am

The game will also release on the 3DS in North America on next Tuesday, April 25th.

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Breath of the Wild Cut Idea Would Have Made It Possible To Regain Stamina While Climbing

By Casey . April 17, 2017 . 9:30am

The game’s developers discuss the idea that Link would have been able to stab a weapon into the wall of a mountain to be able to rest for a moment and regain stamina.

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Hunters Will Soon Get To Hunt In Style With NieR: Automata Collaboration In Monster Hunter Frontier

By Sato . April 17, 2017 . 7:15am

They get a NieR: Automata collaboration, she gets a NieR: Automata collaboration, and of course you get a NieR: Automata collaboration!

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Monster Hunter Frontier Has A Special Announcement On April 19 For Its 10th Anniversary

By Sato . April 12, 2017 . 2:00am

Capcom’s online MMO Monster Hunter Frontier is celebrating its 10th anniversary this July and they’ve opened a special website for it with a teaser for an announcement coming next Wednesday.

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This Week In Sales: Musou Stars Shines And Blue Reflection Dances Its Way Up The Chart

By Sato . April 5, 2017 . 11:15am

Last week, Japan saw the release of a few notable titles but it was a big week for Koei Tecmo with the launch of their all-star title Musou Stars as well as Gust’s magical girl RPG Blue Reflection.

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Here’s A Look At How Breath of the Wild’s 1.11 Update Improves Framerate

By Casey . April 5, 2017 . 8:30am

Breath of the Wild’s latest update has brought a much-needed improvement to the game’s framerate, and a new video compares the difference in FPS before and after the update.

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EVO Japan’s Pre-Event Tourney Sai Skips Street Fighter V In Favor Of Smash Bros for Wii U

By Sato . April 3, 2017 . 3:00am

EVO Japan takes place in January 2018 but we’ll see its lead-up tourney called “sài” this May, and it’ll feature Tekken 7: Fated Retribution, Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2, and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U.

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Shovel Knight Update On Switch Adds 1080p Output While Docked

By Casey . March 31, 2017 . 11:30am

In addition, Yacht Club Games also revealed that Specter of Torment expansion will be heading to other consoles in April.

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Update Seemingly Fixes Some Framerate Issues

By Sato . March 31, 2017 . 8:00am

Nintendo updated the Switch and Wii U versions of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild with a simple not saying “adjustments have been made for a more pleasant gaming experience.”

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This Week In Sales: Monster Hunter XX And Switch Lead The Way On A Bye Week

By Sato . March 29, 2017 . 12:30pm

Last week, Japan had a bye week in sales without any new titles in the top-20, but we still saw strong numbers coming from Monster Hunter XX and Nintendo Switch to maintain their top spots.

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Here’s A Look At The Best Recipes In Breath of the Wild For Combat, Rupees, And More

By Casey . March 27, 2017 . 8:00am

A new video shares a look at the very best recipes you can craft that will give you various benefits in combat, stamina and more, as well as exactly where to find the ingredients for each recipe.

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GameStop Says It Is Still Seeing An “Incredibly Strong” Demand For The Nintendo Switch

By Casey . March 24, 2017 . 8:30am

In addition to the high demand for the Switch, the system is doing very well in the software department, with Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild doing particularly well with nearly a one-to-one attach rate.